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Love in the Time of Cholera [2007 film]

by Mike Newell (Director), Gabriel García Márquez (Original book)

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Florentino is a poetry-writing telegraph operator who lives in a Central American city. He spots the graceful Fermina while making his rounds, and finds himself in love. While Florentino's mother encourages the courtship, Fermina's father absolutely forbids it. Years pass, and the well-born Dr. Urbino treats Fermina for a case of cholera. When Urbino proposes, Fermina accepts. A distraught Florentino decides to wait. With the help of his uncle, he amasses wealth of his own. All the while, he drifts from woman to woman, never really finding what he is looking for in a woman. After five decades of waiting, he gets a second chance to win Fermina's heart.… (more)
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Newell, MikeDirectorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
García Márquez, GabrielOriginal bookmain authorall editionsconfirmed
Bardem, Javiersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bratt, Benjaminsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Elizondo, Hectorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Harring, Laurasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Leguizamo, Johnsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mezzogiorno, Giovannasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Schreiber, LievActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Florentino is a poetry-writing telegraph operator who lives in a Central American city. He spots the graceful Fermina while making his rounds, and finds himself in love. While Florentino's mother encourages the courtship, Fermina's father absolutely forbids it. Years pass, and the well-born Dr. Urbino treats Fermina for a case of cholera. When Urbino proposes, Fermina accepts. A distraught Florentino decides to wait. With the help of his uncle, he amasses wealth of his own. All the while, he drifts from woman to woman, never really finding what he is looking for in a woman. After five decades of waiting, he gets a second chance to win Fermina's heart.

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